Carmakers could be complicit in abuse of China’s Uyghurs, report says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Jim Wormington, a senior researcher and advocate for corporate accountability at Human Rights Watch, said: “Car companies simply don’t know the extent of their links to forced labour in Xinjiang in their aluminium supply chains. “Consumers should know their cars might contain materials … Read more

Carmakers could be complicit in abuse of China’s Uyghurs, report says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Jim Wormington, a senior researcher and advocate for corporate accountability at Human Rights Watch, said: “Car companies simply don’t know the extent of their links to forced labour in Xinjiang in their aluminium supply chains. “Consumers should know their cars might contain materials … Read more

Sadiq Khan’s Ulez risks driving up pollution outside London, experts warn

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE London Mayor Sadiq Khan was forced to expand the scrappage scheme at the beginning of August, which Transport for London says will ensure the most polluting cars are not resold outside the M25. Motorists can hand over non-compliant vehicles for scrap and receive … Read more

Tesla reignites price war after Chinese carmaker vows to ‘demolish’ Western rivals

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Last week, Chinese electric car maker BYD urged domestic players to wage war on Western rivals and “demolish” their competition. BYD, which is backed by Warren Buffett, overtook Tesla as the world’s top electric car maker including plug-in hybrids last year.   Evidence … Read more

Stock market fear will ultimately return to greed – and this stock is well placed to benefit

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE While consumers may currently be postponing a change of vehicle or trading down to cheaper options as they seek to cut back on non-essential spending, they are likely to return to previous habits as pressure on discretionary income gradually alleviates. With the OECD … Read more

‘It’s impossible to park outside my own house – how can I protect my space?’

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Tesla’s ‘Master of Coin’ unexpectedly leaves with £130m fortune

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE On appointment he was granted the secondary title of “Master of Coin”, a reference to the TV series Game of Thrones. Mr Musk labelled himself “Technoking of Tesla” at the same time. Tech analyst Dan Ives said Mr Kirkhorn was “a key part … Read more

One electric vehicle sold every 60 seconds in July after price cuts

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive, said: “Government must pull every lever to make buying, running and, especially, charging an EV affordable and practical for every driver in every part of the country.” Figures released by the SMMT in February showed 368,617 plug-in cars … Read more

Rolls-Royce’s turnaround under ‘ruthless’ new boss begins to pay off

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Ferrari enjoys sales boom as super-rich pay extra for logos and coloured wheels

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Aston Martin to raise £210m from investors as it battles to pay down debt pile

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Aston Martin will tap investors for £210m in an effort to pay off its debt pile which is weighing on the luxury carmaker.  Shareholders including Yew Tree, the investment vehicle owned by Aston Martin’s chairman Lawrence Stroll and Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund … Read more

Electric cars not up to the job for armed response units, police force says

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Government targets require 300,000 charge points to be installed across Britain by 2030. But delays in the rollout could mean the target will be missed by a decade, according to analysis by The Times. Just 3,870 chargers were installed in the three months … Read more

Ulez-compliant second-hand cars are £3,000 more expensive

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Drivers buying used cars that will avoid daily fees from the planned expansion of London’s ultra-low emission zone (Ulez) are being hit by a “price penalty”, according to new analysis. Online vehicle marketplace Auto Trader said some motorists were being charged over £3,000 … Read more

Luxury car sales boom may be over, warns Bentley

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Drivers keep buying high-end Mercedes Maybachs and G-Wagons even as prices rise

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Europe faces Chinese cheap car ‘invasion’, Vauxhall owner warns

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Big firms including Warren Buffett-backed BYD; Chery, which makes Land Rover models in China; and Great Wall through its Funky Cat brand plan to sell their cars in the UK.  Cheap labour costs and a much more mature supply chain for battery components … Read more

Porsche vows to keep petrol-powered 911 on the road for ‘as long as possible’

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Jeep has lost a bid to block an Indian company from selling an ‘almost identical copy’ of the Wrangler

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‘Van battery exploded on top of me and my disabled mother and LV still hasn’t fixed it’

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Damaged electric cars ‘quarantined’ over fears they will explode

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Jonathan Fong of the Association of British Insurers said: “With any new technology, factors will need to be considered, including a range of considerations in insurance and vehicle repair supply chains.” A spokesman for the Department of Energy Security and Net Zero said: … Read more

Time is running out for Britain to bet on electricity

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Europe’s new Ulez schemes threaten chaos for British tourists – and £1,500 fines

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Volkswagen cuts electric vehicle production due to ‘strong customer resistance’

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Customers were sold on high upfront costs that could have been recouped with cheaper billing. But Russia’s attack on Ukraine has driven up natural gas prices, causing electricity costs to spiral. Meanwhile, gasoline prices have fallen in recent months, reducing the advantage. The … Read more

How Aston Martin was included in the Saudi electric car master plan

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Why renting an electric car can ruin your vacation

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE David Smallman, 77, from Hampshire, booked the petrol car at Hertz’s Newcastle Airport depot. When he arrived, he was told that they only had electric vehicles available. “Hertz has been my tenant for years,” he said. “I told them it wasn’t what I … Read more

Diesel prices have fallen sharply following a crackdown on excessive prices

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE It comes as a looming review by the Competition and Markets Authority into the weakening of competition in fuel prices. The CMA said that while most of the fuel price increases were due to the war in Ukraine, which pushed up wholesale costs, … Read more

Why Britain’s electric cars risk driving into a ‘huge black hole’

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Tesla Accused of Ignoring Customer Complaints About Autopilot Safety

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE The files shared with Handlesblatt included details of 2,400 complaints about unexpected acceleration of cars and 1,500 problems with automatic braking – including 139 cases of inadvertent emergency braking and 383 “phantom stops”. One customer who complained about his car’s “phantom braking” claimed … Read more

The owner of Jaguar Land Rover will choose Great Britain as a battery factory for electric cars

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Hunt insisted on Wednesday that the car battery crisis could be resolved without reopening the Brexit deal. The Chancellor said Windsor Framework Agreement concluded between the United Kingdom and Brussels in February he “created a different relationship with the EU” amid calls to … Read more

Tesla is closing the gap on Britain’s biggest carmakers as sales rise

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Meanwhile, Volkswagen reported UK sales of £9.4bn, according to its latest accounts for the year ending December 2021. Mr Musk, the world’s second-richest man, had hoped to increase sales of Tesla cars by 50 per cent year-on-year. The electric carmaker’s global revenue jumped … Read more

Vauxhall owner threatens factory closures if UK fails to renegotiate Brexit deal

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE One of the world’s biggest carmakers has called on the government to renegotiate its Brexit deal with the EU or said it may have to close factories in Britain. Stellantis – which makes Vauxhall, Peugeot, Citroen and Fiat – said the current arrangements … Read more

The former boss of Audi was fined 1.1 million euros after admitting the ‘dieselgate’ scandal

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE A former Audi boss has become the highest-ranking German executive to admit involvement in the “dieselgate” scandal. Rupert Stadler admitted wrongdoing on Tuesday and regretted his failure to keep modified cars off the market even after the scandal became public. “I did not … Read more

Tesla is forced to update software in 1 million cars due to fear of sudden acceleration

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Chinese police were investigating a crash involving a Tesla Model Y that killed a motorcyclist and a high school girl and injured three people when the driver lost control of the vehicle last November. Tesla said at the time that videos showed the … Read more

This stock’s links to the booming electric car sector mean it still has miles to go after a 235% gain

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE With Volex trading at a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.9, it remains attractively priced given its long-term growth potential. Indeed, its share price includes a large margin of safety, suggesting that its risk/reward opportunity remains very favorable ahead of an improving global economic outlook. … Read more

Bentley sales soar as US drivers rush to buy the Bentayga SUV

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Only one public charging station for every 36 electric cars on the road

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE In 2022, 14 percent of cars were less than three years old, down from 16 percent the year before. The proportion of cars in the UK that were over 12 years old rose from 29 to 30 per cent. Almost a third of … Read more

Tesla’s profit slipped for the first time since 2019 after Musk cut prices

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE “Many car manufacturers are facing challenges regarding the economics of their units [electric vehicle] programs, we want to strengthen our position as a cost leader,” Tesla said. “Our short-term pricing strategy takes into account a long-term view of the profitability of an individual … Read more

Ford launches UK’s first self-driving car with hands-free calling

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Thieves break into cars through headlights, experts warn

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Record sales of electric cars fear fuel as charging stations shrink

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Nevertheless, the figures of 287,825 vehicles sold were still lower than the last pre-pandemic figure of March 2019, when about 450,000 cars were sold. Tesla delivers its shipments to the UK in large, often quarterly batches, which also flatters some of its monthly … Read more

Net zero petrol car ban in chaos after collapse in Brussels

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Sir John Redwood, a former Tory minister, said: “Britain is fighting desperately to keep its automotive industryand if we insist on phasing out petrol and diesel well ahead of others, we will find it harder to attract investment. “The government must listen to … Read more

Britain needs to cut red tape to tackle a shrinking car industry, manufacturers warn

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Tesla Model Y steering wheel falls off while driving on the highway

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The coming batteries for electric vehicles will eliminate fossil fuel traffic, with or without net zero

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Jaguar Land Rover begins hiring to develop a self-driving car

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Ford is to cut 1,300 jobs in the UK in a drastic net zero shift

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Ford will cut 1,300 jobs in the UK over the next three years is shifting production to electric vehicles. In total, the carmaker will cut 3,800 jobs across Europe, including 2,300 jobs in Germany, and plans to achieve the reductions through voluntary redundancies. … Read more

Travelers face £100 as car hire prices rise by 72 per cent

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Australian electric battery maker buys Britishvolt from administration

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Plans for an electric battery gigafactory in the UK have been revived after an Australian firm backed by Lord Botham took over the assets brought down by Britishvolt. Recharge Industries has fended off interest from a number of companies to be selected as … Read more

A look under the hood is enough to show that Auto Trader has the power to handle the latest crisis

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Gas station heist revealed as yard profits double

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Jaguar Land Rover returns to profit as sales of the new Range Rover hit £900m

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Jaguar Land Rover has posted its first profit in two years following strong sales of its latest Range Rover. The Indian-owned carmaker, based in Coventry, said it has sold 5,000 of its new luxury Range Rover SV 4×4 since its launch in October. … Read more

Electric car drivers have six months to wait

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New technology will make electric Ferraris roar like its petrol cars

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Motorists in London and southern England miss lower petrol prices

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Broken promises betray electric car drivers

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How reliable diesel cars have become unfairly outcasts from the roads

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Car dealer Pendragon has entered into a takeover agreement with the Swedish Hedin Group

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How Britain’s electric car revolution went wrong

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE “We recently launched our first domestic battery and although we are delighted with the product, we would prefer to source the battery cells from the UK if that was an option,” he said. It estimates that the UK can only produce 50,000 car … Read more

Aston Martin’s billionaire backer Lawrence Stroll tightens controls

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‘Nothing Turns You On Like An Old Singer’: Drivers Relive Their Youth And Turn A Profit

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Aston Martin to deliver fewer cars this year as shares fall

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Britishvolt staff have taken a pay cut to secure the future of the electric car battery champion

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Employees at electric car battery startup Britishvolt have agreed to take pay cuts as the company looks to secure its long-term future. It was announced on Wednesday that up to 300 staff at the Boris Johnson-led company will go on a pay-and-go scheme … Read more

Mercedes-Benz is finally pulling out of Russia and hitting the elite

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Mercedes-Benz must stop manufacture and sale of cars in Russiawhich was a blow to the country’s elite just three years after it opened a €250m (£217m) factory in Moscow. The German carmaker will sell its Russian subsidiaries to Avtodom, a local investor, for … Read more

Taxpayers fight back when municipalities encourage cashless parking

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Older people risk being prevented from using local shops and services as a municipality withdraw the right to pay in cash at parking lots. Medway Council has become the latest council to end cash payment at one of its car parks, while Shropshire … Read more

Why Britain’s debt-fuelled new car addiction is coming to an end

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE For more than a decade, rock-bottom interest rates allowed hundreds of thousands of drivers to buy expensive cars on finance contracts. But there are now growing concerns that Britain’s spending on car finance could soon collapse as repayments become increasingly unaffordable, amid rising … Read more

Production of the electric Mini has moved out of Britain in a blow to green car ambitions

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Production of the electric Mini is set to move from the UK to China, a further blow to Britain’s green car ambitions. The German owner of BMW has said it plans to stop production of electric cars at its Oxford plant next year. … Read more

‘Stranger collects parking tickets in my dead dad’s car and my mum is stuck with the bill’

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British motorists are second only to Finland in terms of high fuel prices

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Tesla’s profits fell due to factory closures in China as it sells Bitcoin

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Tesla fell victim to supply chain chaos in China and the damaging bet on Bitcoin that resulted record profit in Elon Musk’s car company to an abrupt end. The electric vehicle maker also sold some of its bitcoin holdings, the company said Wednesday, … Read more

How private parking profiteers took over Britain (and how to beat them)

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Millions of us have already experienced that creepy feeling of a yellow sticker with a penalty notice on the car windshield and the evil smile of the traffic officer. Private parking enforcement companies fined a record 8.6 million people in 2021-22, the equivalent … Read more

Hydrogen-powered electric trucks will be manufactured in the UK

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE A truck manufacturer in the UK set up by a former Israeli naval officer will start selling electric vehicles that use hydrogen to extend the range, paving the way for the extensive use of gas in transportation. Tevvina’s 7.5-ton trucks will drive battery-powered … Read more

Why does E10 petrol at petrol stations cost you more and is your car compatible?

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Car ownership is declining as drivers are hit by rising fuel costs

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Mike Hawes, CEO of SMMT, said: “The first consecutive annual drop in vehicle numbers in more than a century shows how much the pandemic has affected the industry, leaving the British to keep their cars for longer. “By rebuilding the rolling stock, which … Read more

The Queen’s favorite British cars – including the Vauxhall estate

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The shortage of used cars will last until 2024, warns Auto Trader

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Ford cars automatically slow down schools and hospitals

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Turn on the car tracker against theft or you risk losing your insurance payment, vehicle owners warn

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Sadiq Khan to stab thousands of drivers with emission charges as ULEZ expands

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Renault will sell Europe’s first hydrogen-powered family car

MY NUMBER 1 RECOMMENDATION TO CREATE FULL TIME INCOME ONLINE: CLICK HERE Renault is bringing Europe’s first hydrogen-powered family car to market and promises to drive 500 miles on a single charge. The French carmaker will reintroduce its popular Scenic model as an electric vehicle in 2024, and then plans to add a hydrogen-powered power … Read more

Why does E10 petrol at petrol stations cost you more and is your car compatible?

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Ask drivers to reduce speed on the motorway to overcome the energy crisis, says Brussels

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The head of Volkswagen calls for an agreement between Ukraine and Putin

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Why does E10 petrol at petrol stations cost you more and is your car compatible?

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Aston manager Martin Tobias Moers resigned after the departure of staff

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The range of electric cars is three times to fill the gap in gasoline engines

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Macron attacks the “astronomical” pay for bosses as the French election campaign heats up

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The Mercedes electric car travels 1000 km on a single charge

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Why E10 petrol at petrol stations costs you more

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By 2028, one of the two news cars must be electric

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Due to security deficiencies, electric cars are threatened by cyber intrusions

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Jaguar Land Rover is talking about a British gig factory

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Why E10 petrol at petrol stations costs you more

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Why E10 petrol at petrol stations costs you more

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Lada stops production as sanctions prevent the supply of parts

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Review of Ineos Grenadier: ready to tackle the old Land Rover Defender as king of off-road vehicles

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Electric car manufacturers require a regulator to increase charger coverage

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Sales of used electric cars are rising before the ban on petrol and diesel

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Tesla makes record profit when Musk welcomes “breakthrough year”

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Prices of used cars are rising by 30 pieces as supply is still limited

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Tesla takes over UK sales crown as petrol now accounts for less than half of new cars

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Mechanics’ “skills gap” threatens UK’s electric car ambitions

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Rising costs of human carriers further raise the prices of used cars

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No more braking the handbrake, as only every fifth car in the showroom has a hand lever

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